The e-discovery company Casepoint is investigating a data breach after a ransomware gang claimed to have over two terabytes of its data, including attorney files, visa details, information from the U.S. government, “and many other things that you have tried so hard to keep.”
The cybersecurity company posted on Twitter that the Russia-linked ALPHV ransomware gang, also known as
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It’s well known that there are fewer and fewer civil jury trials. Which means less opportunity for younger lawyers to gain trial experience. Given the importance of jury trials to our system, Pennsylvania has decided to do something about it.

I recently listened to a Legal Speak Podcast in which Aleeza Furman interviewed Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Christine Donohue.
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I have had several epiphanies of late, and they reverberate back to almost everything I have been doing to drive innovation in the legal industry over the past many years. At its core, what I’ve realized is that I’ve been missing something fundamental about measuring value.
The legal industry has struggled to put its arms around value. Implicit in this
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Deloitte has appointed former Thomson Reuters chief strategy head Richard Punt as the new global leader for Deloitte Legal, effective 1 June 2023. Punt, who before Thomson Reuters was CEO …
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In April, the Colorado Access to Justice Commission released a strategic vision report, which outlines its two-year plan to advance access to justice throughout the state. The commission’s four priority areas include expanding legal services in underserved rural areas, establishing a statewide online legal help portal, increasing funding, and bolstering communications.The commission was established by the Colorado Supreme Court
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I am working on my communication: when to speak up and when to shut up. I can get a message across and communicate information. But I know that there are times that I could be more…politic, shall we say…when I am communicating. One of the things I find challenging is feeling as though the wrong lesson
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Mishcon de Reya today (1 June) announces the addition of three early-stage startups to its product-focused MDR Lab programme. Over the coming 12 weeks, the companies will get the opportunity …
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Using a password manager is the best cybersecurity protection for lawyers.
And the best password manager, in my opinion, is .
(any password manager is going to improve your security dramatically so whatever you use is less important than using something)
Why use a password manager?
Here are the top 3 reasons why this tool is so
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